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Ibs and bowel cancer

Postby beautyjunkie on Thu Apr 20, 2017 11:04 am

Are you at a higher risk of getting bowel cancer if you suffer with IBS?
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Re: Ibs and bowel cancer

Postby Dr Neil Galletly on Mon Apr 24, 2017 8:43 pm

No, not at all. IBS can cause miserable symptoms but it has no impact at all on your likelihood of getting cancer or dying younger

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